American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

I'm an Obstetrician Gynecologist. Why Should I Join ACS?

The American College of Surgeons is your professional association

ObGynThe College’s top priority is providing value for its members. Become a member and take advantage of the following opportunities and resources for obstetrician gynecologists. FACS indicates a commitment to quality and is well recognized by referring surgeons. (To learn more about the benefits relevant to your specialty, click on the flyer to the right.)

The Advisory Council for Gynecology and Obstetrics serves as a liaison in the communication of information to and from the gynecology and obstetric surgery societies and the ACS Board of Regents. In addition, it advises the Board of Regents on policy matters and policy formations relating to gynecology and obstetrics.

Surgical societies and organizations represented on the Advisory Council include:

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • ACS Board of Regents
  • ACS Board of Governors
  • American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society
  • American Urogynecologic Society
  • Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology


There is strength in numbers, and the ACS membership includes over 1,100 obstetrician gynecologists. Join the largest and strongest voice supporting surgeons in Congress and in front of important regulatory agencies, and gain the prestige of belonging to the American College of Surgeons, which promotes the highest ethical standards for professionalism, quality, and safety in surgery.

Select a Membership Category to start your application today.

Application deadline is December 1.

International Fellows
Application deadline is December 1.